Create storage contracts

Goal

This workflow creates storage filters and contracts in the given and common (pre-existing) tenants. Other tenants can use the filters and contracts in the common tenant. A tenant is a policy container that enables the domain-based admin access control. A storage contract establishes a connection between two endpoint groups (EPGs).

Prerequisites

1.       You must be running ONTAP 9.0 or later.

2.       You must have added the following Application Profile Interface Controller (APIC) user credentials in the Credentials window:

Input parameters

Values

Match

Exact

Type

APIC

Name/IP

IP address

User name

Domain administrator name

Password

Domain administrator password

3.       You must have added the APIC credentials with Client ID and Client Secret in the Data Sources window.

User Inputs

To execute this workflow, provide the required information in the User Inputs field.

1.       User Inputs

         Controller* [Mandatory]: From the drop-down menu, select the APIC controller IP address.

         Tenant* [Mandatory]: From the drop-down menu, select a tenant.

Result

The workflow results in creating storage filters and contracts in the given and common tenants. Examples of storage contract created are naBasicCIFS, naBasicNFS, naDataProtect, naFASMgmt, and naISCSI.